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How Much Damage Was Done by WikiLeaks?

How Much Damage Was Done by WikiLeaks? | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
Bradley Manning, the U.S. Army soldier accused of providing classified information to WikiLeaks, has so far been left in the dark about what harm his alleged actions have caused the United States. However, a recent ruling has changed that.
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Shaken Italian parties flounder as election nears - Reuters

Shaken Italian parties flounder as election nearsReuters* Mainstream parties flounder, anti-politics movement rises * Senate president appeals for an end to chaos * Party backing for Monti crumbles ahead of 2013 elections By James Mackenzie ROME, ...
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2,000 players unify in suing NFL over head injuries – This Just In - CNN.com Blogs

A unified lawsuit on behalf of more than 2,000 National Football League players has been filed against the league in federal court alleging that the NFL failed to acknowledge and address neurological risks associated with the sport and then...
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Canada says won't rescue "tax to the max" Europe - Reuters

Canada says won't rescue "tax to the max" EuropeReutersPierre Poilievre, a parliamentary secretary who was speaking for the government in the House of Commons, said Canada was not going to spend taxpayer money to help Europe.
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Now There Are More Internet Addresses Than Stars in the Universe

Now There Are More Internet Addresses Than Stars in the Universe | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
Long story short: After this week's switchover to a new protocol called IPv6, there are a whole lot of IP addresses on the Internet.
How many more?
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Germany increases USB flash drive tax by over 2000 percent – New ...

Germany increases USB flash drive tax by over 2000 percent – New ... | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
Jun. 6, 2012 - Blank media tax was first introduced when the audio cassette became popular. It was arguedthat such media would have a negative impact on sales of.
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It’s Canada-Germany for gold

It’s Canada-Germany for gold | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
IIHF (It's Canada vs. Germany for gold!The host national edged Finland 3-2 to make the inline final for the first time ever.)...
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10 Amazing Venus Transit Pics

10 Amazing Venus Transit Pics | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
Last night, astronomy enthusiasts around the world had their eyes glued to the skies in hope of viewing the last transit of Venus for more than 100 years.
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TheRecord - Some teachers would accept wage freeze, but want more...

TheRecord - Some teachers would accept wage freeze, but want more... | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
Ontario teachers say they will accept Premier Dalton McGuinty’s two-year pay cut.
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Nearly half of Ontarians oppose Catholic school support, poll finds

Nearly half of Ontarians oppose Catholic school support, poll finds | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
Ontarians who want to scrap $7 billion a year in support for Catholic schools outnumber supporters, a new poll says as debate rages on.
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Want a Cheap Ultrabook? Dell’s New Inspiron Laptops Want You

Want a Cheap Ultrabook? Dell’s New Inspiron Laptops Want You | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
Dell just refreshed its Inspiron line, a collection of value PCs aimed at the back-to-school and budget-conscious crowds.
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Emergency Law Broadens Canada's Sympathy for Quebec Protests - New York Times

Emergency Law Broadens Canada's Sympathy for Quebec Protests - New York Times | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
New York TimesEmergency Law Broadens Canada's Sympathy for Quebec ProtestsNew York TimesBut when the provincial government of Quebec tried to end the demonstrations by arresting more than 2500 people and passing an emergency law that some Canadian...
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Toronto Eaton Centre shooting kills 1, injures 7 - Toronto - CBC News

Toronto Eaton Centre shooting kills 1, injures 7 - Toronto - CBC News | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
Toronto police have confirmed that a Saturday evening shooting in the Eaton Centre has left one person dead and seven others injured.
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Poll: 24% of Americans Believe in Right of Secession; but Is It Necessary?

Poll: 24% of Americans Believe in Right of Secession; but Is It Necessary? | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
In a poll conducted in May by Rasmussen Reports, 24% of Americans said they believed that states had the right to secede from the Union. By Joe Wolverton, II (#Auspol Poll: 24% of Americans Believe in Right of Secession; but Is It Necessary?
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A Confused Spain "Rebels" Against Germany... On Twitter ...

A Confused Spain "Rebels" Against Germany... On Twitter ... | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
Spain has not even asked Germany Europe for a formal bailout (well they did, but promptly recanted), not has Germany even granted one, and already the fiesty Iberians are protesting against Germany...
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In labor squabble, who helps NFL refs? Nobody, not even NFL players

In labor squabble, who helps NFL refs? Nobody, not even NFL players | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
The NFL and its game officials are in a headline-making labor impasse. You would think the refs could enlist players for support. Mike Freeman says not only are players -- off the record -- apathetic, some hold the refs in contempt.
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In Germany, a ragtag Pirate Party raids politics - Los Angeles Times

In Germany, a ragtag Pirate Party raids politics - Los Angeles Times | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
Los Angeles TimesIn Germany, a ragtag Pirate Party raids politicsLos Angeles TimesHe makes no attempt to blend in, with other politicians or with average Joes.
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85 Mile Per Hour Speed Limit Seen on State Highway 130

85 Mile Per Hour Speed Limit Seen on State Highway 130 | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
toll road two thirds completed runs from I-10 east of San Antonio to Georgetown, north of Austin...
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US Labor Board: Some Limits on Employee Social Media Use Are Illegal - PCWorld (blog)

US Labor Board: Some Limits on Employee Social Media Use Are Illegal - PCWorld (blog) | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
US Labor Board: Some Limits on Employee Social Media Use Are IllegalPCWorld (blog)By Grant Gross, IDG News It is illegal for US employers to issue broad-based prohibitions of employee discussions about their workplaces on social media, according to...
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Ray Bradbury: A Visionary Who Couldn’t Embrace the Digital Age

Ray Bradbury: A Visionary Who Couldn’t Embrace the Digital Age | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
Ray Bradbury, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of some of the most widely read science fiction work in U.S. history, died at 91 at his home in Los Angeles Wednesday morning.
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Windsor-Essex catholic board slashes 10% of staff

Windsor-Essex catholic board slashes 10% of staff | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
The Catholic school board has issued layoff notices to almost one-tenth of its 2,300 staff in a cost-slashing purge targeting all social workers and librarians, and 110 teachers.
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Ontario government to regulate limits on class sizes | CTV Toronto

Ontario government to regulate limits on class sizes | CTV Toronto | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
CTV Toronto - The governing Liberals are bringing in a regulation that would limit class sizes from kindergarten to Grade 12.
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Blow up the school system

Blow up the school system | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
Wouldn't it be great if the political battle over gay clubs in Ontario's Roman Catholic schools leads to a complete reinvention of our education system?
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85% of the World Will Have High-Speed Mobile Internet by 2017 [REPORT]

85% of the World Will Have High-Speed Mobile Internet by 2017 [REPORT] | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
Today, 85% of the world’s population has access to a mobile phone with voice and text capabilities.
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SEC teams' penalties for drugs not created equally  | ajc.com

SEC teams' penalties for drugs not created equally  | ajc.com | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Players testing positive for marijuana in the mighty Southeastern Conference do not face the one-year suspension that comes from getting busted by the NCAA.
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